Island Encounter & Ancient Tonga

Become acquainted with the fascinating Tongan culture and tradition on this half day tour. First stop is the surrounds of Royal Place, then visit the site of Royal Tombs, where King George Tupou 1 and the rest of the late members of the Tongan Royal family are at rest. From here, travel to the Ancient Tonga to enjoy an informative tour through the village of our traditional communication devises before mobile phones and radios.  View our traditional Fale Tonga, our traditional clothing and enhance your knowledge of the heritage of tapa making.  The quality behind the woven mats and the meaning of wealth and importance for Tongans in Ancient Tonga.  A Tongan dance will also present while you will enjoy a taste of our tropical seasonal fruits will be serve. A visit to the blow holes and the flying fox colony at Kolovai Village completes this tour.
  • Tour Code


  • Location


  • Activity Types

    Sightseeing / City Tour

  • Experience Types

    Culture & History

  • Duration

    3.5 hours

  • Fitness Level


  • Price

    Adult from $65.99
    Children (12 & under) from $49.99

  • Snack included!


Capture the many fascinating sights of Nuku’alofa on film, but be sure to ask permission before taking photographs of the local people.


Seasonal tropical fruits will be served at the Ancient Tonga.

Special Notes

Local buses are used for transportation. These buses are very basic and have neither air-conditioning nor microphones. Restroom facilities may be rustic. To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please ensure that you wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat, SPF30+ or higher factor sunscreen and bottled water.

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